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IrishCentral: The Great Famine Voices Roadshow breaking the silence over the Irish famine

IrishCentral: The Great Famine Voices Roadshow breaking the silence over the Irish famine. “A million dead, a million fled was the old saying, but concern over igniting further strife in the present (a particular concern during the Troubles) kept a lid on most discussions of it. 74 more words

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THE BLACK PROPHET: A TALE OF IRISH FAMINE DJVU

No background for the person of Elijah is given except for his brief description as being a “Tishbite.” His name in Hebrew means “My God is Yahweh”, and may be a The Black Prophet: A Tale of Irish Famine on Amazon. 532 more words

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1918 - April 1

Such a day of talk. Haji Saad-es-Sultaneh, whom I like very much and who talks French, called on me – then General Baratov with a lot of questions, some so very simple. 151 more words

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1918 - March 29

The aeroplane arrived all right yesterday and gave a good show that impressed the people. To-day the democrats have engineered a run on the Bank – if it goes broke we’re done. 121 more words

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1918 - March 25

These are terrible times, indeed, with all the awful anxiety here – not for myself, but for my work and my responsibilities – we get the very worst war news. 151 more words

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1918 - March 21

An amusing morning examining the German prisoner Eric Wiener and his Turkish guide. He says he hates the Turk because he believes it was he who gave his disguise away when he was travelling as a woman. 235 more words

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1918 - March 7

Fine weather. The Governor and the Karguzar returned my call. We had a very interesting talk. The Governor said: “as you are the most democratic people why on earth are you against the democrats here?” which was true. 36 more words

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